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Energy & Natural Resources

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What the team is known for

Highly respected presence in the corporate energy market with particular experience in oil and gas issues. Well versed in advising on large-scale financings and both upstream and midstream M&A. Adept at handling a range of energy disputes, with a particular focus on investor-state arbitrations. Regularly represents major energy companies and private equity firms.

Work highlights

Advised Tullow Oil on the sale of its entire stake in the Lake Albert Development Project in Uganda to Total for USD575 million.

Notable practitioners

Christopher Pugh focuses his esteemed practice on the energy sector, representing clients in significant arbitration and litigation matters. He has considerable experience representing oil and gas majors in domestic and international disputes.
"He is an incredibly impressive lawyer." "He is very calm and strategic."

Graham Watson focuses his practice in the oil and gas space. He is regularly sought out by top players in the industry for his expert handling of A&D transactions.
"He is a strong technical lawyer who is sensible and pragmatic."

Tim Pick is regularly sought after by both lenders and sponsors for his expertise on oil and gas project financings. He has experience across a range of jurisdictions including Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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Energy & Natural Resources

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

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Location

100 Bishopsgate

London

Greater London

UK

EC2P 2SR

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK-wide

Energy & Natural Resources: Disputes


Christopher Pugh
Band 1

Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas


Graham Watson
Band 4